8th Grade (Incoming Freshmen) Info:

8th Grade (Incoming Freshmen) Parent/Student Meeting Thursday, April 22nd 6:30pm. Band Aide Meeting following. 

Instrument Bell Covering  Instructional Video


8th Grade Band (2021 Incoming Freshmen): 

Freshmen Orientation Information



Book needed for 8th Grade Band:









Foundations for Superior Performance

7th Grade Band

Book needed for 7th Grade Band:








Foundations for Superior Performance

6th Grade Band:

Books needed for 6th Grade Band:

         Tradition of Excellence Book 1     Tradition of Excellence Book 2



  • Rehearses Tuesday & Thursday mornings from 7am-7:30am. This open to 7th& 8th grade band members. Attendance will mandatory to ensure a better opportunity of success for the ensemble. Sign up will be in December with rehearsals staring in January.

  • Anyone playing in the rhythm section (piano, bass, guitar, drum set) must have taken lessons and have some background. In case of large numbers in some sections auditions maybe necessary.

  • All Jazz Students will need to purchase the Jazz Method Book “Standards of Excellence.  Ask Mr. Verboom and Miss Whitaker  for what part to buy. 

Valley Center High School
9600 N Meridian
Valley Center, KS 67147
Phone:  316-755-7070
Fax:  316-755-7071